CLA51 - The enforcement of planning control

This CLA advisory handbook, written by CLA Chief Legal Adviser and Head of Policy Services Christopher Price, gives a general guide to the law concerning the enforcement of planning control.

It explains the means by which a local planning authority can investigate allegations of breaches and the various powers available to it in the event of any actual breaches.

The handbook gives particular advice to landowners when faced with the possibility of enforcement action.


To order this handbook:

Telephone the CLA Publications Department on 020 7235 0511 – please have your membership and credit card numbers to hand;


write to the CLA Publications Department, 16 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X 8PQ enclosing cheque/postal orders made payable to CLA.

Price for members: £15 - Price for non-members: £22

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